Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Asperococcus
Family: Chordariaceae (Alga)
Taxon : Alga
Group : Plant

SPECIES
bullosus
NOTES

An alga forming a bloom particularly in the upper reaches of the Geelhout in October 2010. Forms pillar-like structures attached to the river bed.


AUTHORITY
J.V.Lamouroux, 1813
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: A dull brown colour
Colour: Brown
Common Name
Alga
Algal bloom
Habitat
NOTES: Found in shallower reaches near the top of the Geelhout
HABITAT NAME: River
Uses
None known
None
Months
October
Synonyms for Species
Asperococcus bulbosus
Asperococcus turneri
Encoelium bullosum
Encoelium macgregori
Gastridium opuntium
Physidrum bullosum
Ulva turneri



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